Congratulations to our 2018 national winners!
The Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2018 US winners have been announced. Scroll down to learn more about the winners in each category as well as our overall winner. We’re honored to celebrate the ingenuity, vision and tenacity of this outstanding group of individuals.
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Meet the 2018 class of winners
Congratulations to the winners of the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2018 US national awards. Click the photos below to learn more about this exceptional group of entrepreneurs or click here to view the 2018 Entrepreneur Of The Year magazine.
Uptake Technologies, Inc.
Foundation Building Materials
David Dehaemers, Jr.
Tallgrass Energy Partners, LP
FJ Management Inc.
Dr. Kevin Gorman, PhD
Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc.
Michael Blend, Co‑Founder & President and Chuck Ursini, Co‑Founder & CEO
About the program
The Entrepreneur Of The Year® program, founded by EY, has recognized the endeavors of exceptional men and women who create the products and services that keep our worldwide economy moving forward. Since its inception, Entrepreneur Of The Year has grown dramatically and now includes programs in more than 145 cities and more than 60 countries worldwide. The Entrepreneur Of The Year US Awards gala is the culminating event of the Strategic Growth Forum®, the largest gathering of entreprenuers in America.
Each spring, the business community comes together to celebrate regional semifinalists, finalists and winners. These honorees not only create and build market-leading businesses, but also help take the standard of excellence to new heights, transform the face of the industry, create jobs and contribute to the vibrancy of communities.
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We took a closer look at many of our Entrepreneur Of The Year 2017 regional award winners, sharing stories that explore these winners’ varied paths to the future and show what it takes to build and sustain a thriving enterprise. As we recognize these great talents, we hope to inspire others to leap into the unknown and create what is next.
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Benefits to participating in the Entrepreneur Of The Year program
Recognized as one of the most prestigious business award programs in the country, the Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards celebrate the country's most innovative business leaders.
Frequently asked questions
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